Advantages of integrative medicine approach to treatment of any disease. How to combine conventional and alternative medicine into holistic treatment of patient?
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Advantages of integrative medicine combination with conventional medicine. Dr. Anton Titov, MD. Decrease in dose of medications. Decrease in side effects of medications. Benefits of integrative medicine in conventional medical treatments. Integrative medicine brings ancient experience to modern times. Video interview with top expert in integrative medicine. Medical second opinion ensures that irritable bowel syndrome diagnosis is correct and complete. Medical second opinion also helps to choose the best holistic natural treatment strategy for irritable bowel syndrome. Seek medical second opinion on irritable bowel syndrome and be confident that your treatment is the best. Benefits of Integrative Medicine. Dr. Anton Titov, MD. Dr. Barrows, is there anything else you would like to share from your experience in Integrative Medicine practices? Dr. Kevin Barrows, MD. Integrative Medicine specialist, Director of Mindfulness Program, UCSF. I have turned my career in the direction of Integrative Medicine because I feel it enhances our medical system. Integrative Medicine enhances conventional modern medicine. Dr. Anton Titov, MD. Why not draw on the ancient wisdom that has some real effectiveness? We should bring ancient wisdom it into our time as practice of Integrative Medicine. Why should we limit ourselves sometimes something is effective and safe? Don’t we want that available to all? Don’t we want the best clinical outcomes for everybody? We can probably reduce costs of healthcare by using Integrative Medicine therapies. For example, studies showed that use of acupuncture and music in the hospital can help patients to use less opiate analgesics. It can help pain relief after surgical operations. And with less opiates patients have fewer opiate-related side effects. They had less constipation, fewer falls. Integrative Medicine makes medicine better. Integrative Medicine doesn’t take anything away. Integrative Medicine only adds and broadens what we can do for patients. So I see Integrative Medicine as a very positive direction. Sometimes it is done intelligently. Sometimes we use practices that are evidence-based. Integrative Medicine is a good thing. It is a good thing for healthcare. Dr. Anton Titov, MD. Dr. Barrows, thank you very much for this very insightful and very useful conversation. It is very helpful to learn about Integrative Medicine from an experienced practitioner. I am sure our conversation about Integrative Medicine will be very interesting for our many viewers. Dr. Kevin Barrows, MD. Thank you, Dr. Titov, it’s my pleasure Advantages of Integrative Medicine. How to use integrative medicine in therapy? Conventional and integrative medicine complement each other’s strengths.